Except as authorized by this subchapter, it shall be unlawful to-
Any person who violates subsection (a) of this section shall be sentenced to a term of imprisonment of not more than 20 years or a fine of not more than $500,000, or both, or a fine of $2,000,000 for a person other than an individual.
A violation of subsection (a) shall be considered an offense against property for purposes of sectionof title 18.
Any person who violates subsection (a) shall be subject to declaratory and injunctive remedies as set forth in sectionof this title.
21 U.S.C. § 856
AMENDMENTS2003- Pub. L. 108-21, §608(b)(2), substituted "Maintaining drug-involved premises" for "Establishment of manufacturing operations" in section catchline. Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 108-21, §608(b)(1)(A), substituted "open, lease, rent, use, or maintain any place, whether permanently or temporarily," for "open or maintain any place". Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 108-21, §608(b)(1)(B), added par. (2) and struck out former par. (2) which read as follows: "manage or control any building, room, or enclosure, either as an owner, lessee, agent, employee, or mortgagee, and knowingly and intentionally rent, lease, or make available for use, with or without compensation, the building, room, or enclosure for the purpose of unlawfully manufacturing, storing, distributing, or using a controlled substance."Subsecs. (d), (e). Pub. L. 108-21, §608(c), added subsecs. (d) and (e). 2000-Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 106-310 added subsec. (c).